Ethernet Cable Lingo
Aug 04, 2022

Ethernet Cable Lingo

Often people who install Ethernet cable use terms they expect others that are “in the know” to understand. What about...
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What's the Difference Between Backbone and Horizontal Cabling?
Jan 20, 2022

What's the Difference Between Backbone and Horizontal Cabling?

What's the Difference Between Backbone and Horizontal Cabling? Written by Dave Harris, trueCABLE Technical Specialist, BICSI INST1 Certified Networks can be...
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Choosing the Right Termination -  Keystone Jack vs RJ45 Connector vs Field Termination Plug
Jan 13, 2022

Choosing the Right Termination - Keystone Jack vs RJ45 Connector vs Field Termination Plug

Choosing the Right Termination -  Keystone Jack vs RJ45 Connector vs Field Termination Plug Written by Don Schultz, trueCABLE Technical Manager, BICSI...
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How Long Can I Run Coaxial Cable?
Nov 04, 2021

How Long Can I Run Coaxial Cable?

All day if you want to. Back in the olden days, when there were three channels on TV (four if...
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When Should I Replace Ethernet Cable?
Aug 30, 2019

When Should I Replace Ethernet Cable?

Anyone who has installed Ethernet cabling has likely had to remove older runs, especially if you do it for a...
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Facts About Ethernet Cable Jacket Ratings
Nov 13, 2018

Facts About Ethernet Cable Jacket Ratings

An Ethernet data cable has an outer sheath protecting the interior wires called a jacket.  This jacket can come in...
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